European Art 1300-1800

permanent exhibition

in short

With the exhibition European Art 1300-1800 the Gallery opens up a treasure trove featuring works by some of the greatest figures from art history, including Mantegna, Cranach, Titian, Rubens, Rembrandt and many more.
Detail: Lucas Cranach d. Æ. (1472 - 1553): Melancholy, National Gallery of Denmark, 1532, Oil on wood, 51 x 97 cm.
© SMK Foto

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Statens Museum for Kunst
Sølvgade 48-50
1307 Copenhagen

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Statens Museum for Kunst

in detail

500 years of European art

The exhibition offers a unique opportunity for gaining insights into 500 years of art from all of Europe. Here, the Gallery offers a new space for contemplating art – and, indeed, the various narratives and tales told about Europe over the course of five centuries.

The oldest Danish art collection

The older European art housed at SMK constitutes the oldest art collection in Denmark and has its roots all the way back to the private collections of the kings.
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Opening Times

10:00 - 17:00
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